Hottest Consumer Noncyclical Stocks Now – PPC CHD CPB KO

PPC leads consumer noncyclical stocks higher on Monday

Consumer noncyclical stocks finished up broadly on Wall Street today, with the sector seeing an overall increase of 0.1%.

More broadly, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 0.3%, the Nasdaq declined 0.3% and the S&P 500 fell 0.3%.

Some of the biggest gainers among consumer noncyclical stocks include:

  • Pilgrim’s Pride Corp (PPC): PPC stock is up 1.8% today.
  • Church & Dwight Company (CHD): CHD stock is up 1.2% today.
  • Campbell Soup Company (CPB): CPB stock is up 1.2%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Coca-Cola Company (KO): KO stock is up 1.1% today.
  • Mondelez International Inc. Cl A (MDLZ): MDLZ stock is up 0.8% today.
  • Fomento Economico Mexicano S.A.B. De C.V. (FMX): FMX stock is up 0.7%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Coca Cola Femsa S.A.B. De C.V. (KOF): KOF stock is up 0.7% today.
  • Kimberly-Clark Corp (KMB): KMB stock is up 0.6%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has increased.
  • Colgate-Palmolive Company (CL): CL stock is up 0.6% today.
  • Altria Group (MO): MO stock is up 0.5% today.

Some of the biggest losers among consumer noncyclical stocks include:

  • Herbalife Ltd (HLF): HLF stock is down 1.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Nu Skin Enterprises (NUS): NUS stock is down 1.1%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Industrias Bachoco S.A. De C.V. (IBA): IBA stock is down 1.0% today.
  • Deluxe Corp (DLX): DLX stock is down 0.5% today.
  • Post Holdings Inc. (POST): POST stock is down 0.5% today.
  • Ecolab Inc (ECL): ECL stock is down 0.5% today.
  • Hershey Foods Corp (HSY): HSY stock is down 0.4% today.
  • Procter & Gamble Company (PG): PG stock is down 0.4%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Adecoagro S.A. (AGRO): AGRO stock is down 0.3%, marking the third consecutive day the stock has decreased.
  • Gruma S.A. De C.V. (GMK): GMK stock is down 0.3% today.

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Editor’s Note: Returns for the fastest-moving stocks listed here are based on share prices 20 minutes prior to publication of this story.


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